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Under pressure to provide quality, accurate advice fast?
LexisNexis Practical Guidance is an online solution that provides practically focused content and tools that Australian lawyers need to conduct new legal matters. Guidance, practice tips, legislation, legal precedents, cases, tools, ready-made forms and checklists are all in one place and span a lawyer’s entire workflow. Underpinned by primary law, each module works alongside LexisNexis’ research solutions, providing an efficient gateway to deeper legal research if required.
Our practical legal guidance solution helps you win cases, close deals and grow your business — all while saving time and reducing risk. Discover the benefits of the LexisNexis Practical Guidance today.
Cut Research Time
Quickly find the information you need with an intuitive browse experience and search filters that narrow results by practice area or guidance notes, precedent database, checklists and more.
Improve Response Time
Clear, concise guidance notes provide up-to-date explanations of the law, with practice tips and the ‘so-what’ giving you the information you need to respond quickly and confidently.
Avoid repetitive tasks with document templates, drafting notes, tools and simple checklists that help to automate processes in your workflow — giving you more quality time with clients.
Advise with certainty
All guidance notes and overviews are written by leading practitioners and frequently checked against market changes, so you know you’re advising with the latest information.
Stay ahead of change
Enjoy access to the latest legal updates authored by leading Australian experts, key calendar dates and case trackers to stay ahead of the most relevant developments in law, helping you control and mitigate potential risks.
Delegate with confidence
Give yourself and your team the confidence to take on any task. Step-by-step legal guidance makes it simple for newly qualified lawyers and junior staff to add value to the business and customers.
Most extensive content & exclusive legal precedents
Unique workflow tools
Practical Guidance has several unique tools that make you work faster, smarter and able to cover a wider area of practice. Some tools include Frequent Task Tools, Signing Tool, International Comparators, Simple Interest Calculator, Where to Notify, Simple Will and Personal Injury Damages Calculator.
Dedicated customer support and engagement manager
We want to become a valuable partner for our customers and have worked hard to ensure our products are vastly superior to others on the market. We’ve helped customers across 175 countries win cases for their clients and work more efficiently by combining analytics, cutting-edge technology and accurate legal information.
We offer free onboarding and 24/7 customer support. Contact us to learn more about the types of support available to you throughout the lifetime of our partnership. Our dedicated engagement managers ensure that you and your teams are optimising Practical Guidance and will deliver personalised programs to match your firm’s objectives and priorities.
Practical Guidance allows you to focus on the strategy and the value adds while we bed down the foundations
Understand your work clearly
An ideal starting point and research roadmap for less experienced lawyers or lawyers operating in unfamiliar areas of law, Practical Guidance provides the necessary context and understanding of your work and fits in your broader workflow.
Relevant information at your fingertips
For mid-level lawyers, quickly identify the relevant Practical Guidance resources to complete the necessary steps and documentation for all stages of your matter.
Efficient training resources
For senior lawyers, transact faster using our efficiency and decision support tools. Use Practical Guidance to get your juniors up-to-speed on areas of law, legal issues, legal precedents and tasks, freeing up your time to spend on in-depth legal analysis and business development.
Provide helpful insights to your team
For knowledge managers, use Practical Guidance to surface what you need quickly and efficiently to support your practice groups and add value to the firm.
Become an expert across all areas of law
For in-house lawyers, you’ll gain clear direction on various subjects to reduce and better manage outsourced work. You’ll also understand the matters you should expect your external counsel to attend to and use our white-label training materials to conduct compliance training for your organisation.
For university librarians, bridging the knowledge gap between legal theory and the practical application of the law positions students for success in their practice careers.